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10.5 Synthesis of Alcohols

Synthesis of Alcohols by Substitution of Alkyl Halides

Synthesis of alcohols from alkyl halides


Formation of alcohols from alkenes

Additional Resources

Carey 4th Edition On-Line Activity

          Hydration of alkenes

Hydroboration-Oxidation of Alkenes 

Oxymercuration-Demercuration of Alkenes

Hydrolysis of Alkyl halides

Cliffs Notes

        Synthesis of alcohols

Slide Presentations

          Properties and preps of alcohols

          Synthesis and structure of alcohol presentation